Local Obits for Fri. May 1st, 2015
Carolyn Herrington Edge, age 69 of Gainesville, passed away Friday, May 01, 2015 at New Horizons Limestone following an extended illness.
Funeral services are schedu ...
David “Dave” Tait Rae, Jr. age 72, of Gainesville, Georgia, died Friday, May 1, 2015 at Northeast ...
Mrs. Shelba Dyer Whaley, age 74, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Friday May 1, 2015 at Northeast GA Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.
Shelba was born in Dahlon ...
Mr. Shelley G. Bailey, age 72, of Crawford, GA and formerly of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, May 1, 2015. He was preceded in death by his parents, Glad and Lavonia Bailey; ...
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Paul Cantrell age 90 of Sautee. Mr. Cantrell Passed away Friday May 1, 2015 at his residence.
Arrangements are incomplet ...
Paul Thomas Cantrell Sr., age 90, of Sautee, passed away Friday, May 1, 2015 at his residence.
Mr. Cantrell was born June 25, 1924 in Sautee to the late Elijah and Sarah Francis ...
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.
Longtime Gainesville journalist Ted Oglesby dies at 84
A longtime Gainesville journalist, who held management positions with both WDUN and The Times, has died at the age of 84.
'Gong Show' creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
Game show impresario Chuck Barris has died at 87. Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90
Chuck Berry, the rock 'n' roll founder who defined its joy and rebellion in "Johnny B. Goode" and other classics, has died in St. Charles County, Missouri, west of St. Louis
C.W. Davis, former Hall Co. Schools Supt. and founder of Lanierland Basketball Tournament, dies
C.W. Davis, a longtime Hall County educator, former superintendent of Hall County Schools and founder of the Lanierland Basketball Tournament, died Saturday.
Co-founder of Georgia-based Waffle House chain dies at 97
Waffle House co-founder Joseph Wilson Rogers Sr., who went from short-order cook to co-founder of one of the nation's largest restaurant chains, has died. He was 97.
Founder of Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic dies
Dr. Henry S. Jennings, a retired longtime Gainesville physician and founder of the Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic, has died.
Former Oakwood City Council member dies
A woman who served on the Oakwood City Council for 15 years before stepping down two years ago will be buried Saturday.